Chris Hummel is Chief Marketing Office of Schneider Electric. He has a 25-year career in enterprise sales and marketing and is a globally-recognized thought leader, widely-respected among senior executives in the technology industry and among global chief marketing officers.  He is a true international executive, having lived, worked, and successfully led organizations around the globe, including the US, UK, Germany, Russia, China, Singapore and several other countries.  He is married with three children.


Before joining Schneider-Electric, Chris most recently served as Chief Commercial Officer for Unify, a global leader in communications and collaboration technologies.  In this role, Chris managed the full rebranding of the company formerly known as Siemens Enterprise Communications to Unify and architected the commercial vision for Project Ansible, a next generation cloud platform for unifying business communications. He’d also served as President of North America and Chief Marketing Officer at Unify.  Previously, Chris served as Executive Vice President of Global Field Marketing for SAP AG, where he managed an organization that annually generated more than 7 billion US-Dollars in qualified opportunities. Prior to SAP, Chris spent 13 years at Oracle Corporation in a number of senior sales, services and marketing roles.